Yoco Meets | Women in Business: Thriving as Underdogs

At our Yoco Meets dedicated to women in business, these inspiring entrepreneurs shared their tips for beating the odds and thriving as an underdog.


It’s Time to Grow. Announcing our Series C Funding Round!

We are proud to announce that we have secured over R1.2 billion in funding. A big step towards realising our vision of Open Commerce.

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MBV Emporium: a dream shop filled with conversation starters

Vanessa Govender’s MBV Emporium is the manifestation of her lifelong passion for collecting and sharing beauty, thriving no matter the odds!


How to use colour psychology in e-commerce to boost sales

Colour psychology has long been used to convey brand personality and influence customers by evoking specific emotions. Here’s our crash course on how to take advantage of the power of colour to boost your e-commerce sales.


Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

The innovative approach that grew Afrikan Passion Designs – Nombuso Khanyile and Nisbert Kembo’s leather shoe and bag business.

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.
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Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

Can you be sustainable and be profitable? Alistair Barnes from Ballo Fashion talks to us about how his business does it.

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The Yoco Business Portal screen in article about the uses of the Portal for reconciling accounts and in the course on small business finances.

Yoco POS Sales Reconciliation

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Beat the sales slump: working on your marketing

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them


8 reasons why you should choose WooCommerce for your online store


8 essential ingredients for a successful online store


Loadshedding and your business

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

5 signs you’re ready to open an online store for your business

Staff motivation at the Hard Pressed Cafe in an article about motivating your employees.

How to motivate your employees in a small business

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

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Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

How to grow your small business with Yoco Capital

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

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How to sell on Instagram: Yoco’s guide for beginners | Part 1

How to sell on Instagram: Yoco’s guide for beginners | Part 2

10 tips for reopening your beauty business safely

What’s Your Y | 5 things we learned at Yoco Meets

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

A photograph of the Yoco data team.

Meet the Yoco Data Team

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Staying connected: how Yoco’s customers played a pivotal role in innovation

A closeup of a rand note.

Do you really need business capital?

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best summer markets for (safe) festive shopping

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Set your business up for success by keeping it simple

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail shop

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

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How to recognise the signs of poor mental health

8 ways to help make your small business bloom in spring


Introducing Yoco’s online payment suite

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.

Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

5 tips to increase retail sales this (Covid-19) Christmas

10 ways to manage revenue in the face of COVID-19

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak


7 lessons from doing business during Covid-19 to take into 2021


Social Media: How to Communicate During a Crisis